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Designers in Japan have developed a working Aliens-style powered exoskeleton, and intend to market it next year. The Japan Times reports that Yoshiyuki Sankai, a professor at the University of Tsukuba, has teamed up with Daiwa House Industry Co to manufacture "400 to 500 suits annually", from 2008. The motorised exoskeleton, a …


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Excellent! Fetch the popcorn

I can see the poster now:

'Obaachan versus Gojira'

('Granny versus man in painfully unconvincing rubber suit')

I'd pay to watch that.


When I see the word 'exoskeleton' I think of the following


It's one of the funniest images I have ever seen. The story is also hilarious.

2) Chris Morris and the roboplegic roncock on his Paedophilia "special".

I guess I have a warped mind.


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Roujin Z

Check out the film called Roujin Z. Clearly this is a project that will lead up to the robotic elder care beds.

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